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I have Outlook 2016 on my PC and had it linked to both my

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I have Outlook 2016 on my PC and had it linked to both my work email and a personal Hotmail account. I recently resigned from my job and have removed the work account from Outlook. However, I am receiving frequent messages in a brown dialogue box in the lower right of my monitor that say "Your settings for (myname)@employername).com are out of date. What does that mean and how can I get those messages to stop? Thank you.
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Software
Expert:  techoflegend replied 10 days ago.

Hi! My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help!

You'll need to remove the profile from control panel.

A profile consists of accounts, data files, and settings that specify where your email messages are saved.

  1. Exit Outlook.

  2. Open Control Panel by doing one of the following:

    • In Windows 8 and Windows 10, choose Start and type Control Panel.

    • In Windows Vista and Windows 7, choose Start > Control Panel.

  3. Open Mail by doing one of the following:

    • In Windows 10, choose User Accounts > Mail.

    • In all other versions of Windows, choose Mail.

    NOTE: The Mail icon appears after Outlook starts for the first time.

  4. Choose Show Profiles.

  5. Select a profile.

  6. Click Remove.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
I need to step away from my computer for a while. Is there a way I can reconnect later for remote assistance?
Expert:  techoflegend replied 10 days ago.

Respond here, and if I'm around I'll be glad to help, if not someone else will jump in. Thanks!

Expert:  flopcat98 replied 10 days ago.

go to file / account settings / account settings

under the email tab

you will see your old email address that you no longer use ( along with the ones you do use)

select the one that you no longer use and get the message from

click the remove button

simple as that